UPDATE: I-80 Between Laramie and Cheyenne Open
UPDATE: Tuesday Afternoon 06/09/20
Wyoming Department of Transportation reports that I-80 between Laramie and Cheyenne, WYO 210, and US 287 have reopened.
UPDATE: 9:00 AM 06/09/20
UPDATE 10:00 PM 6/8/20
I-80 Closed over the Summit between Cheyenne and Laramie due to snow. A Winter Storm Warning continues for the area until 9:00 AM Tuesday.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the I-80 Summit between Cheyenne and Laramie, Wyoming.
Travel could become very difficult Mondy night into Tuesday. Heavy snow and strong winds are expected. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches with storm total snowfall of 8 to 10 inches.
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Cheyenne WY 919 PM MDT Mon Jun 8 2020 ...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING... WYZ116-091200- /O.UPG.KCYS.WW.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-200609T1800Z/ /O.NEW.KCYS.WS.W.0017.200609T0319Z-200609T1500Z/ South Laramie Range- Including the cities of Buford, Pumpkin Vine, and Vedauwoo 919 PM MDT Mon Jun 8 2020 ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT TUESDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches with storm total snow fall of 8 to 10 inches. Wind gusts to 45 mph. * WHERE...Interstate 80 summit between Cheyenne and Laramie...including Buford and Vedauwoo. * WHEN...Until 9 AM MDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.